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2 hrs ago | ABC News
CHRIS UHLMANN: Queensland's Liberal National Government has been unashamedly "tough on crime", increasing sentences, and restricting bail provisions for many offences.
5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
THAT'S two women. And that's a freight train just behind them. So how did the lucky pair survive being run over? Footage reveals just how close they came to a fatal encounter.
10 hrs ago | Blue Mountains Gazette
A big pay cheque from a tournament win in Rockhampton will help keep Katoomba golfer Troy Cox on track to fulfil his long-term dream to play on the US tour.
14 hrs ago | Daily Mail
The $20K life-changing vest that's helping a teenage girl battle the disease that killed her sister just a year ago Sabrina has a lung capacity of 55 per cent and with the vest, hopes to build it up to 90 per cent A year after losing her sister to cy stic fibro sis , a 17-year-old girl has received a life-changing vest to combat the sam e condition ... (more)
18 hrs ago | ABC News
It might be difficult to imagine what a cattle veterinarian in Mount Isa would have in common with a bovine expert who hails from Hamburg, or a scientist from San Diego? But it's a common bond of equipping the cattle industry with the latest in medicine and science that has attracted the world's biggest gathering of cattle researchers to Cairns ... (more)
18 hrs ago | ABC News
The 42-year-old man suffered a puncture wound to his leg while trying to move the animal to a different enclosure at Australia Zoo.
Telco claiming it will provide 4G services to 95 per cent of the metropolitan population by the end of 2014 Vodafone on Tuesday announced it had reallocated its low-band 850MHz mobile spectrum to boost 4G network coverage - particularly indoors - for 1.5 million of its existing customers.
The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinksmanship of Russia and the West.
The team pooled data from nine randomised controlled trials, involving a total of 543 participants.
ACTING police nabbed two men just 90 minutes after they allegedly stole six firearms and a large amount of ammunition from a home in North Ward.
After achieving his most successful weekend of V8 Supercars racing at Townsville three weeks ago, Coates Hire Racing's Nick Percat is determined to continue his good form at this weekend's championship round at Queensland Raceway, the Coates Hire 400.
's luckiest koala, was hit by a car on the Bruce Highway on July 25 and then hung on to the car grille for a span of 88 kilometres and survived.
A koala survived being hit by a car near Maryborough early Friday morning only to be later discovered clinging to the car's grille at a service station approximately 88 kilometres down the road at Gympie.
Australian Federal Police are in hot water after they were involved in a prank gone wrong with British pop star Lily Allen.
People marched along The Strand against uranium mining. LR Sally Pryor, Jenny Brown and Cat Hockings as well as Eddie the 4 year old Maltese cross.
The unemployed will have to perform 40 job searches a month and up to 25 hours community service per week or lose their payments, under an extension of the federal government's work for the dole scheme.
THE Western Line is the city's worst. It is overcrowded. It has the most late trains, and is among the most dangerous in terms of violent assaults.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:57 pm
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